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How to Not Suck as a Leader

4 ways for new managers to overcome imposter syndrome and win team support

Photo by rob walsh on Unsplash

1. Decide What Kind of Leader You Want to Be

2. Start Practicing What You Preach

3. Have a Plan to Identify Your Blind Spots

4. Don’t Be a Know-it-All

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Mark 'Addy' Atkinson

Career accountant turned VC imposter. I write for young professionals at and use Medium to talk about what I’m currently learning.